Associate Lawyer/Legal Counsel, Customer Banking

England, London
£67500 - £82500 per annum
16 May 2024
13 Jun 2024
JN -052024-6426548
Jonny Vernall
Job Title
In House Counsel
Practice Area
Contract Type
Full Time

An Associate Lawyer in Customer Banking is required to provide expert legal advice and support to a prominent financial services department. The role involves working closely with various teams to ensure the timely resolution of legal matters.

Client Details

This is a well-established financial institution, renowned for its impressive range of services. Employing thousands of professionals across the UK, the company is a leader in the financial services sector with a commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction.


  • Providing expert legal advice on a range of banking matters.
  • Managing and resolving legal issues in a timely manner.
  • Collaborating with various teams within the financial services department.
  • Ensuring compliance with relevant regulations and laws.
  • Developing and maintaining strong relationships with stakeholders.
  • Drafting and reviewing legal documents and contracts.
  • Identifying and mitigating potential legal risks.
  • Participating in strategic decision-making processes.


A successful Associate Lawyer should have:

  • Eligible to practice as a Solicitor in England and Wales or Scotland.
  • Proven experience in the financial services industry.
  • Strong knowledge of banking laws and regulations.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team.
  • Strong negotiation and drafting skills.
  • Commitment to professional development.

Job Offer

  • A competitive salary package.
  • Additional benefits including a £4,000 car allowance and a bonus of around 10%.
  • Flexible working arrangements for a balanced work-life.
  • A generous pension scheme.
  • An opportunity to work in a vibrant and supportive environment.

Are you passionate about providing high-quality legal services in the financial sector? If so, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.